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2017 Teacher Open House Recap & Resources

Here are links to presentations and resources from our teacher-to-teacher sessions on Oct. 7, as well as winners of our door prizes and photographs from this exciting day.

Thank you to the hundreds of educators who turned out for our annual Teacher Open House on Oct. 7. We host this event each year to show our appreciation for their commitment to education as well as to showcase our educational resources.

Below, you’ll find links to presentations and resources mentioned in our special sessions led by 2017 Summer Teacher Institute alumni.

“You have excellent tours, discussions and learning center activities that stimulate my thinking and help me plan lessons better.”
Montgomery County, Md., teacher

Save the Date!

Our annual fall Teacher Open House is always on the first Saturday of October. In 2018, it will on Oct. 6. Sign up here to have an email reminder sent to you as the date nears.

Door Prize Winners

Congratulations to to these people who registered in advance and attended the event: $250 ThinkFoodGroup restaurants gift card, Ben G. of Columbia, Md.; $150 ThinkFoodGroup restaurants gift card, Noel K. of Alexandria, Va.;  Pulitzer Prize Photographs book (4), Dave M. of Parkton, Md.,  Jennifer S. of Phoenix, Md., Richard L. of Washington, D.C., and Emily B. of Olney, Md.; Newseum Membership Pass, Sandra A. of Arlington, Va.; Four-pack of Newseum tickets (8), Juanita P. of Upper Marlboro, Md., Hanna M. of Silver Spring, Md., Michelle W. of Washington, D.C., Monica G. of Millersville, Md., K.J. of Centreville, Va., Renee G. of Washington, D.C., Trevor R. of Sterling, Va., and Alla T. of Washington, D.C.

Special Sessions

We thank our teacher institute alumni who returned to the Newseum to lead sessions. Their fresh take on our resources and practical uses in the classroom are much valued.


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